No. 19
7 March 1870
Sir,
With reference to your Despatch No. 41 of the 24th December last, reporting the provisional appointment of Messrs. Francis Jones Barnard and Amor de Cosmos to be Members of the Legislative Council of the Colony of British Columbia, I have to acquaint you that, having submitted the name of Messrs. Barnard and Cosmos to the Queen in Council, Her Majesty has been pleased to approve their appointment.
I transmit to you herewith a Warrant, under the Royal Sign Manual, authorizing you to appoint those Gentlemen to seats in that Council accordingly.
I have the honor to be,
Sir,
Your most obedient
Humble Servant,
Granville
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"Warrant for the appointment of Francis Jones Barnard and Amor de Cosmos, Esquires, to be Members of the Legislative Council of British Columbia," signed by Granville.
Leveson-Gower, Granville George to Musgrave, Anthony 7 March 1870, NAC RG7:G8C/17, 75. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. James Hendrickson and the Colonial Despatches project. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria. https://bcgenesis.uvic.ca/B707019.html.

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